2013 New Basel World Basel & Jewellery Fair Baselworld Will Be Completed As Scheduled

The construction of the new exhibition hall of Basel Expo 2013 is progressing as scheduled. Watch and Jewellery Show BASELWORLD will be held on April 25, 2013 as scheduled. At present, the outer wall and internal structure of Europe’s most modern convention and exhibition center are under construction.
     The new pavilion, designed by Herzog & de Meuron Architects, is breathtaking and its overall framework was completed in September 2012. The internal construction of the 32-meter-high pavilion is currently underway. The exterior wall of the pavilion will be completely completed by the end of this year, and it will definitely make people shine. In 2013 BASELWORLD Basel World Watch & Jewellery Fair, Hall 1 is in the best condition. It will be divided into three floors, extending to 420 meters, covering an area of ​​141,000 square meters. A total of 430 million Swiss francs were invested in the project. The new pavilion makes the entire exhibition area more compact, and also makes visitors feel more comfortable and convenient.
Basel Messe, November 2012
     Since the 2012 World Basel World Horological and Jewellery Fair in Basel, the old pavilion has been demolished, and the construction of the new pavilion has used 3,500 tons of steel beams, 45,000 cubic meters of concrete and 5,200 tons of steel. Sometimes, up to 8 tower cranes and 8 cranes are used at the construction site at the same time.
     The construction of the new pavilion will be undertaken by MCH Group and will be handed over on February 8, 2013. Then, the venue of the 2013 BASELWORLD Baselworld Watch & Jewellery Fair will begin. The new exhibition hall is large and spacious, and has a new stand. It is an excellent stage for displaying new products and new ideas. It will further consolidate its position as the world’s best exhibition and highlight its unique charm of the World Watch and Jewellery Fair.